Definition of 'throwaway'
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Times, Sunday Times (2014)
We get glimpses of his throwaway humour.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Our throwaway culture has roots that extend back a very long way indeed.BRITAIN BC: Life In Britain and Ireland before the Romans (2003) Times, Sunday Times (2006) Times, Sunday Times (2008) Times, Sunday Times (2006)
It is also there in the odd throwaway line.Times, Sunday Times (2013) Times, Sunday Times (2009)
We live in a throwaway culture where it is cheaper to replace most faulty household goods than to repair them.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
That dangerous throwaway line is frequently harnessed by the enemies of equality as an easy way of evading tough questions.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
It was only a throwaway comment.The Sun (2014) Times, Sunday Times (2016)
It's a problem we have in such a throwaway society.Times, Sunday Times (2009) Times, Sunday Times (2012)
We have been brainwashed into becoming a throwaway society, from excessive packaging to clothes deemed too last year.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Originally it was a throwaway comment that became a metaphor, which in turn has become the philosophy that defines the club.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
The final climax pushes its luck a little, relying as it does on perfect recall of a throwaway comment in the first act.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
The thing I dislike most about fashion is its throwaway nature.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
I doubt she's made a throwaway comment in her life.Times, Sunday Times (2014) Times, Sunday Times (2008)
That's the other thing about watches: in an increasingly throwaway culture they remain a symbol of continuity.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
So whether you fancy a bit of cheap throwaway fashion or a spending spree, you'll find an outfit you can afford.The Sun (2008)
The charity said:'We pick up the pieces of a throwaway society where animals are too often seen as commodities and not companions.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
A Mulberry bag may be this season's model but it is not a throwaway piece and is therefore easier to justify.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
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Definition of throwaway from the Collins English Dictionary